Myanmar coup: Military takes country offline for second night - BBC.

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Myanmar coup: Military takes country offline for second night - BBC.
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Access to the internet appears to have been blocked for a second night running by Myanmar's new military rulers.

UK-based monitor NetBlocks reported a "near-total internet shutdown" from 01:00 local time (18:30 GMT) on Tuesday.

It is the fourth shutdown since the 1 February coup as the junta tries to stifle dissent, much of it online.

Earlier, the military authorities announced stiff penalties for those opposing the coup leaders.

Signs that another outage was imminent came after an internet service provider told BBC Burmese that online access was being blocked.

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